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Festivals and Hikes in the Land of the Thunder Dragon

Our hiking journey stretches across Bhutan from Paro, with its famed Taktsang Monastery (the "Tiger's Nest") to Bumthang, a sacred region of towering rhododendron forests, misty gorges, and countless holy sites.

12 days from: $5795
Trip Level:
3+

Cultural Adventures in the Land of the Thunder Dragon

Hike to tiny villages and mountainside shrines bedecked with prayer flags, explore riverside markets, and meet red-robed monks in fortress-monasteries reigning over Bhutan's ethereal wooded valleys. Our March and September trips feature fascinating Tsechu festivals.

10 days from: $5395
Trip Level:
2+

Journey to Bhutan’s Divine Mountain

A beautiful and challenging cultural trek through Bhutan's traditional hamlets, wild rhododendron forests, and alpine meadows to Chomolhari mountain, with a return trek via the remote Yaksa Valley (“Valley of Yaks”). This is a rare chance to experience superb trekking in an enchanting realm.

13 days from: $5895
Trip Level:
6

Journey to Bhutan’s Divine Mountain

Trek a unique route to Bhutan’s highest village, Laya, and most sacred peak, Chomolhari. Our challenging 14-day trek is one of the finest cultural and scenic experiences in the entire Himalaya.

19 days from: $7895
Trip Level:
6

The World’s Last Shangri La

On this lodge-based journey with your own private guide, hike to tiny villages and mountainside temples, meet red-robed monks, explore colorful markets, and discover a unique Shangri La kingdom in the Himalayas.

10 days from: $3995
Trip Level:
2+

Primeval Rainforests, Endangered Orangutans, Snorkeling on a Tropical Island

Walk Borneo's forest floors and treetop canopies, explore cave passages, see wildlife by boat, visit conservation experts and indigenous people on this cultural expedition.

13 days from: $8195
Trip Level:
2

Adventures in Indochine

With your private guide, explore charming Hanoi, experience surreal Halong Bay with an overnight aboard your own private boat, visit picturesque Hoi An and the royal city of Hue, with a grand finale at exquisite Angkor Wat.

13 days from: $4395
Trip Level:
2

Ancient Cultures & Magnificent Landscapes

In Southwest China, discover exquisite Guizhou Province, a hidden realm of ancient Ming, Old Han, and Miao villages and misty valleys dotted with spirit shrines. Enjoy village-to-village hikes and rare cultural opportunities.

10 days from: $5995
Trip Level:
2

Romantic Rajasthan, Land of Princes

Explore with your own private guide in the ancient cites of Jodhpur, Udaipur, and Jaipur as well as fabulously preserved Moghul capital of Fatehpur Sikri, then enjoy sunrise over the glorious Taj Mahal in Agra.

10 days from: $6495
Trip Level:
1+

Across a Sacred Temple Route In the Footsteps of Kobo Daishi

This journey following the pilgrimage on Japan’s Shikoku Island hikes trails between select temples, up Shikoku’s two highest peaks, and explores the ancient ways of this traditional island.

11 days from: $6695
Trip Level:
3

Treasures of Feudal Japan

Fascinating small group adventure to Japan's Edo Period in Okayama, Kurashiki, and more

14 days from: $7595
Trip Level:
2

Kyoto, Mountain Temples, and the Kumano Kodo

Explore Kyoto’s elaborate temples and shrines, and visit Mount Koya’s mystical environment at your own pace during this special private journey.

10 days from: $6695
Trip Level:
2

Primeval Rainforests, Endangered Orangutans, Snorkeling on a Tropical Island

Walk Borneo's forest floors and treetop canopies, explore cave passages, see wildlife by boat, visit conservation experts and indigenous people on this cultural expedition.

13 days from: $8195
Trip Level:
2

Land of Genghis Khan

Discover the inspiring landscapes of Mongolia, from the legendary Gobi Desert to the vast steppes of the heart of Mongolia, visit thriving Buddhist monasteries, ride horses (and camels!), and experience the hospitality of traditional nomads.

11 days from: $6295
Trip Level:
2

Exploring Sherpa Villages and Himalayan Peaks

Trek through Nepal's Sherpa mountain villages, visit Buddhist monasteries of Pangboche and Tengboche, and enjoy spectacular views of Mt. Everest.

14 days from: $3995
Trip Level:
5

One of the Great Mountain Hikes of the World

Trek to Everest Base Camp at the foot of mighty Mt. Everest (29,035'), Mother Goddess of the Snows, with accommodations in comfortable Sherpa lodges.

20 days from: $4895
Trip Level:
6

Lodge-Based Trekking in the Himalayan Foothills

Experience a marvelous Himalayan realm on a delightful lodge-based trek in the Annapurna foothills, then enjoy a relaxing float trip on the Seti River and gameviewing by elephant in Chitwan National Park.

12 days from: $3295
Trip Level:
4

An Epic Trek into the Heart of the Himalaya

A trek in Nepal visiting the extraordinary mountain ringed cirque known as the Annapurna Sanctuary

16 days from: $4295
Trip Level:
5+

A Cultural Odyssey in a Legendary Mountain Realm

Experience the festival of lights in Nepal, hike through traditional villages of the Kathmandu Valley with cultural visits, and marvel at the glorious Himalayan views on this special small-group adventure.

15 days from: $7895
Trip Level:
2+

Soaring Himalayan Views, Exquisite Hill Village trek

Enjoy lodge-based trekking under the gaze of the mighty Annapurnas and hike from one beautiful village to another with your own private guide. The charming lodges offers private rooms and amazing views.

11 days from: $3095
Trip Level:
4

Lodge-Based Trek Among the Highest Mountains in the World

With your private guide, enjoy a 9-day trek through the Everest region and overnights in cozy Sherpa lodges with your own private room. The thriving Tibetan Buddhist monastery of Tengbochue is a trek highlight.

14 days from: $4395
Trip Level:
5

Lodge-Based Trekking in Nepal’s Extraordinary Mountains

Trek in two of Nepal’s most spectacular realms—the Annapurnas and the Everest region. Enjoy a 3-day hike in the sublime Annapurna foothills, then fly to the Everest region for a 4-day hike amid ancient Sherpa villages.

15 days from: $4895
Trip Level:
4+

Adventures in Indochine

With your private guide, explore charming Hanoi, experience surreal Halong Bay with an overnight aboard your own private boat, visit picturesque Hoi An and the royal city of Hue, with a grand finale at exquisite Angkor Wat.

13 days from: $4395
Trip Level:
2